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    • A systematic review describes models for recruitment prediction at the design stage of a clinical trial 

      Gkioni, Efstathia; Rius Carrasco, Roser; Dodd, Susanna; Gamble, Carrol (2019-11-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Patient recruitment in clinical trials is challenging with failure to recruit to time and target sample size common. This may be caused by unanticipated problems or by overestimation of the recruitment rate. This study is ...
    • Boosting the chances to improve stroke treatment 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Secades, Julio; Miras, Francesc; González, José Antonio; Saver, Jeffrey L.; Corchero García, Cristina; Rius Carrasco, Roser; Dávalos, Antoni (2010-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      Background and Purpose—There is a lack of agreement regarding measuring the effects of stroke treatment in clinical trials, which often relies on the dichotomized value of 1 outcome scale. Alternative analyses consist ...
    • Development of ARCADIA: a tool for assessing the quality of peer-review reports in biomedical research 

      Superchi, Cecilia; Hren, Darko; Blanco de Tena Davila, David; Rius Carrasco, Roser; Recchioni, Alessandro; Boutron, Isabelle; González Alastrué, José Antonio (2020-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      Objective To develop a tool to assess the quality of peer- review reports in biomedical research. Methods We conducted an online survey intended for biomedical editors and authors. The survey aimed to (1) determine if ...
    • Elaboració d’un pla de tutories per a la FIB 

      Mora Giné, Mercè; Castell Ariño, Núria; Fernández Ruzafa, José; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Martínez Parra, Conrado; Nonell i Torrent, Ramon; Raventós Pagès, Ruth; Rius Carrasco, Roser (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2013-02-08)
      Conference report / Conference lecture
      Open Access
      La majoria d'estudiants que accedeixen a la universitat, i en concret a la FIB, no són conscients del que comporta cursar una carrera universitària. Els estudis universitaris requereixen molta dedicació. Sovint els ...
    • Modelos para variables continuas 

      Cobo Valeri, Erik; Cortés Martínez, Jordi; Rius Carrasco, Roser; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Peláez, Rosario; Vilaró Pacheco, Marta; Bielsa, Nerea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09)
      Lecture notes
      Open Access
    • National citation patterns of NEJM, The Lancet, JAMA and The BMJ in the lay press: a quantitative content analysis 

      Casino, Gonzalo; Rius Carrasco, Roser; Cobo Valeri, Erik (2017-11-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Objectives: To analyse the total number of newspaper articles citing the four leading general medical journals and to describe national citation patterns. Design: Quantitative content analysis. Setting/sample: Full text ...
    • Software libre: una oportunidad para los investigadores 

      Rius Carrasco, Roser; González Alastrué, José Antonio (2011)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      El mundo del software está viviendo en el último decenio una peculiar revolución que tiene como principal actor el software libre. El fenómeno es de tal magnitud que recientemente Mark Driver, de la acreditada consultora ...
    • Statistical models to predict recruitment in clinical trials were rarely used by statisticians in UK and European networks 

      Gkioni, Efstathia; Dodd, Susanna; Rius Carrasco, Roser; Gamble, Carrol (2020-08-01)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Tanteando a Bolonia: unas experiencias sobre cómo implicar al alumno 

      González Alastrué, José Antonio; Cobo Valeri, Erik; Rius Carrasco, Roser (2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Los nuevos planes de estudio del EEES se ponen en marcha, y las asignaturas deben introducir los cambios metodológicos sugeridos por Bolonia. Describimos nuestra experiencia en una asignatura perteneciente a un plan de ...
    • Using the STROBE statement: survey findings emphasized the role of journals in enforcing reporting guidelines 

      Sharp, Melissa K.; Bertizzolo, Lorenzo; Rius Carrasco, Roser; Wager, Elisabeth; Gómez Melis, Guadalupe; Hren, Darko (2019-12-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Objectives The objective of the study was to identify factors affecting the use of the Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement, specifically authors’ attitudes toward and ...